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What is Heartworm Disease?

What is Heartworm Disease?

In case you have heard about heartworm disease but don't feel prepared to protect your pet from it, we want to share with you some facts about heartworm disease. If you need to get your pet checked, please call us and schedule an appointment. What is...

Why Your Pet’s Weight Matters

Why Your Pet’s Weight Matters

While a “healthy weight” is something people understand, more than half of dogs and cats are overweight. Overweight and obese pets are at increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, orthopedic disease, and more. Here are four...

What is Laser Therapy?

What is Laser Therapy?

Cold Laser Therapy is a non-painful and noninvasive method of treating acute and chronic pain and inflammation conditions. Also known as low-level laser therapy, this therapeutic treatment utilizes a laser with a light wavelength that will not increase the thermal...

Invisible Fence

Invisible Fence

Since 1986, Moriarty’s Fence Company have been serving Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Southern Connecticut and is committed to providing a complete range of pet containment solutions, products and training support for your entire family’s safety and...

Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips

We always want to include your furry companions in the festivities, but as you celebrate this holiday season, try to keep your pet’s eating and exercise habits as close to their normal routine as possible. Also, be sure to steer them clear of the following...

Heat Exhaustion & Heat Stroke

Heat Exhaustion & Heat Stroke

During the summer months in New England, temperatures can be lethal for humans as well as our pets. While outside with your dog, please be mindful of the signs of heat exhaustion, which could lead to potentially fatal heat stroke. Heat Exhaustion Signs in...